Education grants are government grants for students or teachers who are looking to complete or expand their level of education. The department of education in Missouri has a budget of $10,093,669,024.00 a year in just elementary and secondary education. Students enrolled in Missouri schools can look into education grants in addition to scholarships. In fact, students can look at education grants as scholarships government from their local government.

Of all the people in Missouri, over 86.80% have high school diplomas, over 25.20% have post secondary degrees, and over 9.50 have at least 1 graduate school degree. Education expense in Missouri is not cheap. Although there are student loans available, students should look into education grants first. Unlike loans, students do not have to pay back the amount they receive in grants.

Teachers in Missouri need to constantly stay on top of new materials. Most teachers need to study part-time while teaching full-time at their regular day jobs in schools. The cost to study part-time can be expensive in Missouri. For example, for elementary school teachers, with an average salary of $44,249.00, it can be hard for them to come up with the tuition fees to study part-time. Vice versa with Missouri's secondary school teachers, who have an average salary of $44,249.00.

Applying for Education Grants

Whether if you are a college or graduate student, or a teacher or professor who is looking to pursue higher education, you can apply for Missouri Education Grants by submitting a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The Office of FAFSA in Missouri ensures all eligible residents in Missouri can benefit from federally funded financial aid for education.

To apply for education grants in Missouri, contact Missouri financial aid agencies, or

Access Applicant Portal

Current online applicants in Missouri are browsing from the following cities: Houstonia, Dawn, Ridgeway, Villa Ridge, Higginsville, Williamstown, Oxly, Gray Summit, Purcell, Marshfield

Recent State Funding Opportunities

Below is a list of opportunities recently published in the local state:

Funding Opportunity
Service Area Competition – Additional Areas (SAC-AA) – California, Illinois, Kansas, Massachusetts, Missouri, New York, and West Virginia (Apply for HRSA 16 171)

Funding Number: HRSA 16 171
Agency: Health Resources and Services Administration
Category: Health
Funding Amount: Case Dependent
Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee - Franklin and Jefferson Counties, Missouri (Apply for HHS 2016 ACF OHS CH R07 1078)

Funding Number: HHS 2016 ACF OHS CH R07 1078
Agency: Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $3,772,084
Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee - Camden, Crawford, Gasconade, Laclede, Maries, Miller, Phelps, and Pulaski Counties, Missouri (Apply for HHS 2016 ACF OHS CH R07 1079)

Funding Number: HHS 2016 ACF OHS CH R07 1079
Agency: Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $4,182,241
Head Start and/or Early Head Start Grantee - St. Louis County, and Portions of the City of St. Louis, Missouri (Apply for HHS 2016 ACF OHS CH R07 1077)

Funding Number: HHS 2016 ACF OHS CH R07 1077
Agency: Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $22,362,761
Developing a Missouri River Sediment Transport Capacity Function (Apply for W81EWF 24 SOI 0019)

Funding Number: W81EWF 24 SOI 0019
Agency: Engineer Research and Development Center
Category: Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Funding Amount: $159,000
CIG- FY 2024 - Missouri (Apply for USDA NRCS MO CIG 24 NOFO0001370)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS MO CIG 24 NOFO0001370
Agency: Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture
Funding Amount: $250,000
Missouri Conservation Partnership and Technical Assistance (Apply for USDA NRCS MO MULTI 24 NOFO0001346)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS MO MULTI 24 NOFO0001346
Agency: Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $500,000
Missouri Conservation Partnership, Outreach, and Education (Apply for USDA NRCS MO MULTI 24 NOFO0001345)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS MO MULTI 24 NOFO0001345
Agency: Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $500,000
Head Start/Early Head Start Recipient -- Communities in the state of Missouri (Apply for HHS 2024 ACF OHS CH R7 0141)

Funding Number: HHS 2024 ACF OHS CH R7 0141
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $6,667,562
Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 Missouri NRCS Partnership Notice of Funding Opportunity (NFO) (Apply for USDA NRCS MO MULTI 23 NOFO0001251)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS MO MULTI 23 NOFO0001251
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $50,000

 

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